Meal prepared by Brad Feick
Meeting Called to order 7:3pm
Lead in opening prayer by Tom Schenk
Roll call was taken officers absent were – Dan Verhasselt and Tony Slack
Motion to accept minutes as written by – seconded and approved.
Grand Knight Report
Squires Council Information
Mike Musich – St. Bridgets Squire Circle
Knights Mass – if Squires charter is approved award ceremony at a Knights Mass
Tootsie Role sale at State Fair, driven by Dave Nixon
Chairs for the kids to be painted by the Knights and auctioned off. Kids come back from spring break, they can decorate and Knights / Squires will prepare the chairs. Preparing chairs at Joe’s house this week.
Request from Deacon Reed – $200 to Fairway fathers – went to seminarians as spending money – request for funding from Knights – moved by Joe Christensen to make $200 donation. Seconded by Travis. Motioned passed.
Checking $8,637 – Endowment $9,818
Three fish fries total $4,583 last fish fry had 519 attendees.
Tom Schenk – Granger days in September 21st and 22nd Friday and Saturday. Asking Knights to do a breakfast.
Troy motions for knights to host a breakfast during granger days – Seconded by Joe Christensen. So Moved.
Interventions Medical Clinic – is having a fundraising dinner on June 5th. Dinner probably in Indianola. Freewill donation. One of the ways for us as Knights to support the right to life. Possibly donate a fish fry to the Interventions Clinic
Motion to donate proceeds from the fish fry to Intervention clinic by Joe Christensen – Seconded by Joe Henkels – Motion passed.
Ken is the official news keeper of the 4th degree.
Ken Wiley – report on the fourth degree – meetings every other month or so, service projects and socials a few times a year.
Joe Henkels – asking Ken about exemplification scheduled in October at St. Theresa’s. To be posted on the website.
Commited to doing banners – split between Catholic Women’s Group and Knights.
Deacon Tom – Working on Easter Banners.
Father Remi fundraiser explanation of the online fundraising campaign.
Next closes fish free 503 people march 2008.
Grounds Cleanup – 26th of March is Parish and School cleanup. Starts at 1:00pm
Paper Work – new members – welcome!
March 30th. No 5:30 Mass after the stations
Spiritual Seconds – talk about the rosary –explanation of “Knock on Wood”
Four different cards – Kristi Battanni – thank you from her – two notes from Fr Remi – for assistance with travel and prayers for the health of his mother. Thank you note from Assumption school for donation from pancake breakfast.
April meeting election of officers.
Good of the Order
Deacon Dan – Prayers for Mary McGuire awaiting a transplant.
Paul Steir – recovering from surgery
Mildred Heidershied – had a heart attack and is feeling better, Florence Sweeny in the hospital and Ken & Theresa Welch’s daughter.
Motion to close the meeting and seconded at 8:05.